Movement Legal Support Hotline

Legal Support Hotline Number: 604-876-1452

**THE LEGAL SUPPORT HOTLINE WILL ONLY BE ACTIVATED IF A REQUEST IS MADE AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE EVENT AND APPROVED BY THE WORKING GROUP**

Use the below form to request legal support and we will get in contact with you as soon as possible to discuss.


The Movement Legal Support Working Group (MLS) is a working group of the Law Union of British Columbia made up of legal workers, law students, activists, and lawyers which provides legal support to progressive organizations and activists in BC. The MLS will consider a request for support from any political organization, group or individual that is working to create progressive social change and which operates under basic anti-racist and anti-oppression principles.

The Movement Legal Support Working Group of the Law Union operates a legal support hotline to support activists who are engaged in activities that may result in arrest or other legal consequences.

Please fill out this form to request MLS legal support. We will work to try to be responsive to every request and will let you know what legal support can be provided. Let us know if details change so we can make the changes on our end!

We cannot guarantee the security of information saved on this form. Although the Law Union considers this information to be confidential it is also possible that the information in this form could be subject to disclosure in a legal proceeding. Please use your best judgement about what information you are submitting into this form.

If you have concerns about the security of information submitted in this form, please submit a blank request for us to contact you or leave a voicemail via the hotline and we will contact you via a more secure platform like Signal.

Please review our FAQ on Legal Support before proceeding.

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